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Tertiary History of the Grand Canyon District

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Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • History,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History: American,
  • Tertiary,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Geology,
  • Arizona,
  • Grand Canyon Region,
  • Grand Canyon Region (Ariz.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8069546M
    ISBN 100816521816
    ISBN 109780816521814
    OCLC/WorldCa47044919


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of New York (for the Government Printing Office)], 2 volumes (quarto text and folio atlas). Atlas to Accompany the Monograph of the Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon District Notes of a Military Reconnoissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, Including Part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers.

The report that resulted from the team’s effort was titled A Tertiary History of The Grand Canyon District, with Atlas and was published in This and later studies by geologists uncovered the geology of the Grand Canyon area and helped to advance that science.

ARTIST WILLIAM H. HOLMES FROM A Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District TITLE Grand Canon at the Foot of the Toroweap looking East CONDITION Chromolithograph printed in tan, terracotta and brown.

Published by Julius Bien (who also is known for his work with Audubon). Sheet size: 19 7/8 x 32 5/8 inches. Nicely framed. DATE Survey by Duttonpublished in DESCRIPTION Beautiful.

The result was the second book in his geological trilogy–and the keystone of its arch– The Tertiary History of the Grand Canyon District. Published init was first in the Geological Survey’s new series of monographs, “the inaugural big book of arguably the most significant scientific bureau of nineteenth century America,” in one.

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InClarence Edward Dutton () joined the United States Geological Survey and is known for his extensive explorations of the Rocky Mountain region.

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